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GSG Academy presented our very first live session with Marissa Levin – Conflict Resolution on March 18, 2021. Assisting all our GSG Academy team members in honing this valuable professional skill.

Marissa Levin – Successful Culture

A 27-year entrepreneur, speaker, & globally recognized growth strategist, Marissa’s lifetime legacy mission is to educate, equip, & empower 100 million entrepreneurs & leaders with the skillsets and mindsets they need to reach their greatest potential.

Under her leadership, Information Experts won more than 80 awards for creativity & leadership, was named to the Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest Growing Companies for 2009, 2010, and 2011, won the 2010 SmartCEO GovStar Industry Star Award, and was known as a trailblazer in establishing an extraordinary employee-centric culture that fully supported work-life integration and a core value of “responsible flexibility.”

Marissa is also the creator of the GRACE Leadership Model, which teaches leaders to lead and communicate consistently with GRACE (Grit, Resilience, Adaptability, Connection, and Empathy).

Also in 2017, she co-founded Women’s CEO Roundtable, a professionally facilitated year-long program for women business owners from noncompeting organizations that are committed to scaling beyond $1 million in revenue.

Marissa is the author of the #1 best-selling book “Built to SCALE: How Top Companies Create Breakthrough Growth Through Exceptional Advisory Boards.” Using Marissa’s patented SCALE Model, SCI helps CEOs select and implement highly effective advisory boards which is an essential strategy for any business looking to grow exponentially.

She is also the author of “My Company Rocks: 8 Secrets to a Growth-Driven Culture” and is a contributing author to “You @Work: Unlocking Human Potential in the Workplace.”

Throughout her 25-year entrepreneurial journey, Marissa has been recognized as a global influencer and trailblazer. She was named as a 2009, 2010, and 2011 SmartCEO Smart 100 participant by SmartCEO Magazine, which recognizes top 100 CEOs in the region, and was named as a 2008 BRAVO Award winner, which honors the region’s 25 most influential women CEOs. In 2011, she was one of the first honorees to be inducted into the SmartCEO Hall of Fame for outstanding and exemplary women’s leadership.

Marissa holds a Master’s Degree in Human Resources Development & Organizational Development, is a credentialed coach certified by International Coach Federation (ICF), is certified in Instructional Systems Design, and is a Certified Mastermind Facilitator.

We look forward to GSG Academy’s next live session with Becky Somsak on March 31, 2021. She will kick off our wellness series with – Yoga.

Becky Somsak

Becky’s passion in life for the last decade or so has become to help people feel as good as they can in their own bodies. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology, became a NASM certified personal trainer and group fitness instructor, she has been fascinated by the mind/body connection.

Yoga has become an integral part of her life and loves to share how it can change other’s lives as well. Whether you are active or mostly sedentary, no matter what age or skill level, high stress or worry free, Becky firmly believes yoga is for everybody.

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